If you want to know what people are saying about you on the Web, consider using these free online tools.

Blogdigger allows you to search, as well as subscribe to RSS feeds, on specific keywords

Boardtracker will track threads in forums and sends alerts on specific keywords

Google Alerts will send you e-mails on the keywords you select

Ice Rocket helps you find mentions of you on the Web that Google misses

Linqia lets you search thousands of online communities via keyword

Serph shows you what is being said about you across social media sites – in real time

Summize searches Twitter for specific keywords in real time

Technorati lets you search on keywords, or subscribe to specific tags via RSS

Twing lets you search for forums by posts, threads and topics

If I’ve missed any you think are great, please let me know.

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  1. 1 May 2008 23:25

    Good list

  2. 4 May 2008 20:04

    Don’t forget Yacktrack: http://www.yacktrack.com

  3. 5 May 2008 18:35

    I hadn’t heard of Linqia. Very interesting.

    Yahoo Pipes, apparently has options for tracking too. In fact, there is a special Pipe that is just for social media sites.


    Jeremiah just wrote about Buzz Logic, although I didn’t check to see if it was free.


    Hope that helps.

  4. 25 August 2008 17:47

    nice list

  5. Custom Car Insurance
    14 November 2008 13:49

    nice list - thanks for the collection

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